Articles Posted in the " debate " Category

  • LD27 Democrats Jasey, McKeon No-Show at Livingston Debate

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog About 100 LD27 residents showed up to watch the League of Women Voters host an Assembly debate at the Livingston Community Center on Wednesday night, Save Jerseyans.  But incumbent Democrats Mila Jasey and John McKeon had other plans. Or so they told the LWV at the last minute […]

  • Are you remaining Obamaphiles ready to apologize yet?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Russian Bear is on the move again, Save Jerseyans, but only the heroes who voted for President Obama back in 2012 are surprised. They voted for the “cool” guy who gave fun little snarky responses to hugely serious questions like during the now infamous exchange (see below) […]

  • The Debate Take: Who Scored, Who Didn’t

    By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot First, let’s begin with this: The Big GOP Debate last night gave CNN it’s highest ratings ever — the highest ratings in CNN history! It’s clear now that all the energy, all the ideas, all the excitement and all the interest is on the Republican side. And on the Democrat […]

  • Why watch the replay? Here are your #CNNDebate crib notes.

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog Last night’s CNN version of the Republican presidential debate was reminiscent of an Oscars telecast in length and self-aggrandizing speeches. At over three hours long, all 11 of the candidates participating deserve credit for staying upright without a shout of “Potty break, if you please” from […]

  • Who won tonight’s main card #CNNDebate?

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Part politics and mostly pro-wrestling, Save Jerseyans, the second GOP debate of the 2016 cycle rambled on for a full 35-minutes before a single substantive question (foreign policy-related) was posed to the field. Helpful? Not unless you enjoy watching grown men (and one women) drop elbows and […]

  • Republican Presidential-Nomination Gladiator, Round II

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog The latest installment of Republican Presidential-Nomination Gladiator airs tonight on CNN, so do up some popcorn, send the kiddies to their rooms – this may be an event not suitable for family viewing – pour several stiff ones and get out your scorecards. Look for blood […]

  • Christie does a pretty solid Trump impression on Fox News

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie shared his debate strategy with Megyn Kelly on Monday night, Save Jerseyans, telling his hostess that there’s still plenty of time for him to hit his stride and strike a chord with GOP primary voters. Then he wrapped up the segment by impersonating the man […]

  • Bramnick renews call for media-scheduled legislative debates

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick is renewing his request for 2015 legislative debates by calling on the media (again) to schedule them, Save Jerseyans. “The state assembly plays a vital role as a policy making institution in New Jersey,” said Bramnick in a statement released Saturday morning. “I […]